Harrison Nalder, born in Auckland is currently Year 13. He attended Torbay Primary, Northcross Intermediate, and now, Long Bay College where he enjoys a variety of drama activities and his role as a prefect. Harrison has had a mixture of different acting roles over the years, including Igor the Hunchback (Bats Musical), The Mad Hatter (Alice in Wonderland), Francis Flute (A Midsummer Night’s Dream), and more recently, Shylock (The Merchant of Venice) and Gremio (Taming of the Shrew) which has led Harrison to aspire to a career in acting.
In 2017 Harrison was selected to represent New Zealand in London as a member of SGCNZ YSC 2018 (Shakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand Young Shakespeare Company).
Harrison was one of 48 out of 5000 students chosen for the SGCNZ National Shakespeare Schools Production (NSSP) in 2017. From these 48 students, Harrison was selected as one of 24 to join SGCNZ YSC 2018.